No Regrets About Retiring to This Affordable Haven

After nine years of living in Nicaragua, Darrell and Amy Bushnell still feel it was a great choice for their retirement. The people are friendly and accepting, the cost of living is low, and a welcoming expat community provides a busy social life. Shortly after Amy’s...

Where to sight-see and sleep in Nicaragua

There are places where rivers flood the imagination. In the tropics, they arc across continents, they wind towards hearts of darkness, they arrive at the sea in mile-wide deltas of dazzling brightness. TS Eliot called them strong brown gods, overflowing into legend....

Nicaragua is the Newest Surf Mecca

Nicaragua is the Newest Surf Mecca This Central American country is now a hot spot for the rightreasons.     Not a lot of great stuff came out of Nicaragua’s bloody civil war. The Reagan administration got busted for funneling arms to the contras. The Clash...

Fabulous Coffee and 22 Beaches

I got to retire 11 years early by moving to Nicaragua. I can live on about $1,000 (or less) a month…and I’m not scrimping. In fact, I can enjoy more here than I could in the U.S. when I had a great salary. I eat out when I want…travel around the country…visit the U.S....

6 Reasons to Choose Nicaragua for your Wedding Destination

Getting married? Why not consider tying the knot in an exotic locale away from your hometown? Nicaragua’s got my vote and here are 6 great reasons why: 1. Do the Math You can’t ignore the low price tag of a destination wedding in Nicaragua.  Run the numbers and you’ll...